Standards of Evidence: An Approach that Balances the Need for Evidence with Innovation
Author(s): R. Puttick, J. Ludlow
Published by: Nesta


“This paper provides an overview of the Nesta Standards of Evidence. Our aim is to find alignment with academically recognised levels of rigour, whilst managing to ensure impact measurement is appropriate to the stage of development of a variety of different products, services and programmes. The Standards of Evidence were developed based upon those used in Project Oracle (see text box for further details).”